General Education Core Curriculum

The general education core curriculum at MWCC provides graduates with the skills, knowledge, and intellectual understanding they need to function effectively in a dynamic, complex, and interdependent world.

All students graduating from MWCC must complete one of the following core curricula, depending upon the student's degree program.

Non-STEM Transfer degree programs have the following General Education Core:

Credits
ENG 101College Writing I3
ENG 102College Writing II3
Humanities Electives9
Social Science Electives9
Science Electives7-8
Mathematics Elective3-4
Total Credits34-36

STEM Transfer degree programs have the following General Education Core:

Credits
ENG 101College Writing I3
ENG 102College Writing II3
Humanities Electives6
Social Science Electives6
Science Electives7-8
Mathematics Elective3-4
Total Credits28-30

Career degree programs have a core as follows:

Credits
ENG 101College Writing I3
ENG 102College Writing II3
Humanities Elective3
Social Science Elective3
Science Elective3-4
Mathematics Elective3-4
Liberal Arts & Science Elective*3-4
Total Credits21-24

* Liberal Arts and Sciences are defined as courses coming from the Humanities, Sciences, Mathematics and Social Sciences.

Contact MWCC Advising at 978-630-9109 with questions.